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Common name

English: Flame Lily

German: Ruhmeslilie

Mandarin: 嘉兰 (jia lan)

Portuguese: Garras-de-tigre, Gloriosa-dos-jardins

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2612)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2512)

    Class: Liliopsida (388)

      Order: Liliales (114)

        Family: Liliaceae (36)(family description)

          Genus: Gloriosa (1)

            Epithet: superba L. (1)

superba => superb, handsome, splendid, majestic

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Gloriosa superba at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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